Motor Vehicle Accident-Deputies responded to the intersection of FM131 and US Highway 277 North this afternoon in reference to a motor vehicle accident. At approximately 3:06 PM units were en route to the scene, whereupon arrival made contact with Texas Department of Public Safety officers who stated a 1998 Dodge pickup and a 2012 Ford F-250 were involved. It was revealed the driver of the Dodge truck turned onto US Highway 277 without having noticed the Ford truck traveling northbound on 277. The driver of the Ford attempted to avoid striking the Dodge but was unable to do so, colliding into the driver's door side. The driver of the Dodge was pronounced deceased at the scene of the accident. His passenger was airlifted for further medical treatment. The occupant of the Ford F-250 was unharmed in the accident.
Wanted Person-Deputies arrested Hector Javier Garza at the City of Eagle Pass Police Department this afternoon after being detained on an outstanding warrant. The warrant out of Maverick County was confirmed and Mr. Garza was transported to the Tom Bowles Detention Center for processing.
Wanted Person-Mark Ivy was placed under arrest after deputies confirmed an active warrant for his arrest out of Maverick County. He was transported to the Tom Bowles Detention Center for processing.